All-New Kia K5 Set to Take Flight near Bolingbrook

The name may not sound familiar, but you should be familiar with the newest addition to the Kia family. The K5 is not a treacherous mountain range. It is, actually, the new name of the longtime favorite, Kia Optima. The all-new 2021 K5 continues to bring its style and performance to drivers from Chicago to Naperville, while still keeping to that Kia budget-friendly price tag. Willowbrook Kia wants to prove to you; the Kia K5 is more than just a rebranded Optima. Help us welcome this spectacular sedan to Willowbrook, as we introduce you to the all-new 2021 Kia K5.

Exterior Style

The 2021 Kia K5 is an inch wider than its Optima predecessors and now has the longest wheelbase in its class. You'll also find it sits about an inch lower, which provides optimal handling on the streets of Downers Grove. The Kia signature Tiger Nose grille is sleeker and flows seamlessly into the headlights. The "heartbeat" daytime running lights announce your arrival with authority. The Kia K5 is bold and aggressive and shows other drivers you mean business when you hit the streets.

Interior Design and Features

Like the exterior, the cabin of the Kia K5 brings you a bold a beautiful interior. It provides comfortable seating for up to five people, so load up your favorite passengers and hit the road. The cabin is spacious and gives everyone plenty of room to stretch out and enjoy the ride. You'll find plenty of upscale features decorating the cabin, but you would expect nothing less. Heated and ventilated front seats provide the comfort you crave when your surroundings start to change dramatically.

Ambient interior lighting illuminates the dash and doors for a welcoming environment. The driver-centric cockpit ensures everything you need is within reach and ready for action and brings you an available heads-up display, so you can keep your focus on the road ahead. The available Ultra-Lux Panorama sunroof gives you a great view of the Chicago skyline. And you know you can breathe easy with the unique air-purification system cleaning out the cabin air.

Advanced Technology Available

There is a lot to love packed inside the completely redesigned infotainment system of the Kia K5. Naturally, Apple CarPlay, Amazon Alexa, Android Auto, and even Google Assistant keep you connected on the road to Naperville and are easy to control through the large eight-inch infotainment touchscreen display with a rear-view monitor. Level up to the available 10.25-inch touchscreen, and everything you need is right at your fingertips.There is plenty on board to keep you safe as you head through Downers Grove, with the Kia Drive Wise suite of driver-assist technology. Even the base LX comes equipped with Automatic Emergency Braking Technology and lane keep and lane following assist. As you get higher, you'll find even more features geared to protect you on the road. The available Safe Exit Assist ensures your most delicate passengers know when it is best to leave the Kia K5.

Impressive Performance Awaits

The name may have changed, but the expectations of performance have not. That is why you'll find two potent four-cylinder engine options ready to power you through your daily routine. You'll find it starts with the 180-horsepower turbocharged four-cylinder, moves up to 290-horsepower turbocharged options. The more powerful engine brings you best-in-class 311 lb-ft of torque, matched with a Quick-Shift eight-speed dual-clutch transmission. Perhaps the most thrilling addition to the 2021 Kia K5 is the available All-Wheel Drive system to enhance any commute, no matter the conditions.

Kia K5 Trim Levels

  • Kia K5 LX
  • Kia K5 LXS
  • Kia K5 GT-Line
  • Kia K5 EX

Discover the 2021 Kia K5 in Willowbrook

Now that it has a new name, you have even more reason to want to explore everything the all-new Kia K5 has to offer. Head to Willowbrook Kia and take it for a quick test drive. You'll find it is every bit the exciting sedan you would hope for, from a Kia sedan.

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